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285, Lake City, FL 32055
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Meal!

There are 3 Ken's BBQ in Lake City, We prefer the Ken's BBQ on South 41. The BBQ is middle of the road, I do like their smoked chicken dinner. The wait staff are all great and the prices are very reasonable. The BBQ salad is also very good. They have daily specials.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Although husband liked it all, I liked none if it There is an over 55 menu Ribs were actually too porky tasting for me but very meaty Came w choice of sides We got pretty good coke slaw , baked beans and fries. Hubby liked his chicken and pork rib platter Clean , very ""BBQ looking" inside w plaid picnic... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

The BBQ here is pretty average. Sometimes their chicken is good and moist, sometimes, it is terribly dry. I do love their sweet tea and the fries are really good. We mainly go here to see friends.

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Lake City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

There are 3 Ken's BBQ in Lake City, We prefer the Ken's BBQ on South 41. The BBQ is middle of the road, I do like their smoked chicken dinner. The wait staff are all great and the prices are very reasonable. The BBQ salad is also very good. They have daily specials.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Good local BBQ very reasonably priced. Sides perfectly prepared. Good choice of plates and sandwiches for the BBQ lover.

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Yuma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

9/21/14 Stopped here overnight before going on to my Navy reunion in Jacksonville, FL. Was looking for a good place to have lunch when I spotted Kens Bar B Que. It would be hard to miss with a parking lot full of cars. Now this is Sunday and their special was all you can eat fried chicken or BBQ pork... More 

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Needed a BBQ fix on my drive from Tallahassee to Orlando and Google pointed me in the direction of Ken's. It's a 10 minute drive from the interstate and unfortunately I don';t think it was worth it. It wasn't terrible but it was only average. I had the pork and rib combo and neither were memorable. The pork came machine... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Had Lunch with 8 of my friends yesterday. I had the daily special of hamburger steak covered with onions and gravy, real mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and garlic toast for 7.99. It was served hot & tasty. Everyone in our group were happy with their food choices. Our server Debbie was great. Very personable and yet professional. I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

It is a very homie style BBQ joint. The food is good and worth the stop. Chicken was better than the pork. Service was good and very quick. The fries were freshly cooked and very hot. Prices are reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Excellent ribs. Very reasonable price. Excellent decor very clean and rustic. Service was good. Family owened and operated.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

The BBQ sandwiches here are great, but what is really tasty are their homemade sauces and salad dressings. We love their homemade blue cheese dressing! Highly recommend the BBQ pork sandwich and corn nuggets, too! Sweet tea is always refreshing and prices are reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 285, Lake City, FL 32055
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake City

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10

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